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1 hr ago | ABC News
A mother and two children have died, and another child is fighting for her life, after their car crashed into a number of trees on Queensland's Sunshine Coast.
5 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin
Townsville Future. Townsville's year round good climate will make the coastal golf course idyllic and world famous.
9 hrs ago | Ocean Navigator
This past June the 48-foot Dutch-built sloop Stormvogel was on a passage from Port Villa, Vanuatu to Cairns, Australia, along with two companion vessels, Southern Star , a Nordhavn 47 and Oda , a 40-foot Bavaria.
14 hrs ago | Townsville Bulletin
Glenn Humphreys, 61, who worked in Townsville for almost a decade, was found guilty of sexually abusing a teenage boy between 1983 and 1986 while he was assistant priest at a church in Perth.
15 hrs ago | ABC News
The Police Minister says he is concerned about the number of fatal crashes emergency workers are being called to in south-east Queensland's Wide Bay.
THREE men escaped from a Queensland correctional centre only to allegedly break back into the prison to pull off their cunning plan.
One of the first end users to be connected as part of NBN Co's trial of fibre-to-the-node technology has hit download speeds of 96 megabits per second and upload speeds of 30Mbps, the company charged with rolling out the National Broadband Network revealed today.
Queensland Premier Campbell Newman has announced an $11 million gas pipeline for the Bundaberg region with the potential creation of hundreds of new jobs.
A DEERAGUN police officer may have been shot dead with his own firearm had he not made the decision to deploy his Taser on a 15-year-old girl who was viciously attacking him.
TOWNSVILLE Enterprise Limited has thrown its support behind a State Government and Townsville City Council push to develop both banks of the Ross Creek.
A new study reveals how much sleep residents of different cities in the world typically get, suggesting that people in Melbourne sleep the most and people in Tokyo sleep the least.
Indian Ambassador to Russia PS Raghavan and former diplomat Hardeep Singh Puri are in contention to be appointed as personal emissary or "sherpa" of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the G-20 summit in Brisbane, Australia on November 15-16.
Pumping up to 600,000 litres of fuel a day is business as usual for Auckland man, Leading Aircraftman Mitchell Taylor, who is part of a Royal New Zealand Air Force Aviation Refuelling team fuelling fast jets at Exercise Pitch Black 2014.
Helicopter Crash late this afternoon when a man spraying fields clipped power lines on his last run, crashing the chopper into a sugar cane field near Horseshoe Lagoon, Clare area.
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The film director Baz Luhrmann and his wife, Catherine Martin, sleep separately most nights of the week.
In this 26/08/2011 photo, Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan pauses during a press conference in Tokyo, announcing his resignation to the nation.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 08:49 pm
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